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Red Lobster

5 Times Sq, New York City, NY 10036-6527
+1 212-730-6706
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“snow crab” (12 reviews)
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5 Times Sq, New York City, NY 10036-6527
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Somewhere between Average and Poor..... It was definitely a crowded tourist restaurant, but of course I know this as it's right in Times Square. The service was a bit slow, and the food took a while to come out, but it was decent food. Priced...More

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went there hoping to have a good seafood lunch. What a disappointment!! We have been to another Red Lobster in NJ which was also bad, but didn't think they were all like that. I guess it's just another bad franchise restaurant. Never again!

Thank NYlatinbeauty
Reviewed 5 days ago

After a delicious lunch, both my wife and my son suggested to go back to this place for the dinner! Both meals were great! Unlike other restaurants in the area of Times Square, nothing on the second floor of this one reminds the guests about...More

Thank dimpbx
Reviewed 6 days ago

Red lobster provide variety of choices of food not only lobsters and shrimps, also italian and american foods are available in their menu. Breads were delicious and were served complementary with main courses. We ordered steak, shrimp pasta, and baked shrimp wirh nachos. All were...More

Thank tedfu0228
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We normally like a red lobster and regretted it for the first time. Too busy and a very tatty looking branch which I suspect is consequent of the footfall. Nice enough staff but sides arrived after finishing main courses. One of the plates wasn't clean...More

Thank Stuart I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having very good lobster diner with lobster pizza and shrimps. Good white wine. Very nice staff, helpfull and professional

Thank Sophie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Restaurant was busy so be prepared to wait. When we were seated, it took a long time for a server to come to our table. Appetisers came, stuffed mushrooms floating in a dish full of cheesy oil. Not good. Entrees were good size but not...More

Thank LollyAus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok so the food was fine but nothing special . The service relatively slow . For the price one expects a big more . Steak was good and shrimp fine but little imagination. Needs a revamp

Thank thedarchman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a large busy 'chain' restaurant just south of Time's Square. The waitress wasn't over friendly but was polite....we had a long wait for food. We had steaks/shrimp/tacos and all were tasty but not amazing and although the menu states 'choice of sides' you...More

Thank GiggGirl25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I decided to enjoy King Crab Legs at Red Lobster for my birthday instead of going to 'The Boil'. I am a huge fan of eating crab and once flew to Seattle after watching the series 'Deadliest Catch' desperate for crab! The attention at the...More

Thank ShoeDiva_69
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Wissam W
26 March 2017|
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Response from NDavis_11 | Reviewed this property |
No, it is a regular Red Lobster. There is no buffet.
Jenifer R
26 September 2016|
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Response from Noaimies | Reviewed this property |
Address is 5 Times Square New York, N Y 10036 Phone num 2127306806
Tina R
10 September 2016|
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Response from NehaPriya | Reviewed this property |
It is usually first come- first serve.The wait is mostly 20 mins. However you can call & try for an appointment.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Times Sq, New York City, NY 10036-6527
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-730-6706
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